By refusing to take the test, Rogers violated the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program and will serve his 50-game sentence at the beginning of next season.
The 24-year-old outfielder owned a .244/.312/.343 slash line and had four homers and 38 RBIs in 112 games for Class A Advanced Charlotte last season. In 2011, his numbers were .244/.321/.404 with 12 homers and 51 RBIs in 122 games during his full-season debut for Class A Bowling Green.
Rogers was a 2009 seventh-round pick by Tampa Bay out of Panola College (Texas). He was listed on the roster of Triple-A Durham at the time of his suspension.